Monthly Archives: August 2012

Third Annual Lions Leadership Forum

If you are unable to attend the Lions USA Canada Forum in Tampa Bay, Fl, please plan on attending the Third Annual Lions Leadership Forum.

Saturday 3 November 2012

Milpitas Community Center and Milpitas City Hall
457 East Calaveras Boulevard, Milpitas, CA

Early bird registration expires 10/15/12

Gary C Wong
Lions Leadership Forum Chair

Reminder – LCI Membership Netcast 8/22/12 5:00-6:00pm

A reminder about the monthly Netcast from LCI August 22 at 5:00 PDT. Register now if you want to learn about Campus Clubs and Student Members with PDG Paul Baker and others.  All you need is a computer with Internet.  You will be connected to audio using your computer’s microphone and speakers (VoIP). A headset is recommended.  Or, you may select “Use Telephone” after joining the Webinar. Continue reading

District 4-C6 Membership Forum

10:30-3:00 pm
12415 Murphy Ave., San Martin

Come preview CC Liz Crooke’s “USA/Canada Forum” presentation
“Finders and Minders, a 2012 Guide to Discovering and Mentoring New Lions”

  • The session will include group work and the following topics: where to find new members, strategies for recruitment, benefits of meeting with perspective members away from the club setting, benefits of inviting perspective members to attend club/district meetings events, the importance of determining if the perspective member is a good fit for your club, and options if they are not, characteristics of a successful mentor, LCI’s requirements for basic and advanced mentoring.

“Why are We Losing Members?”

  • Our Orientation Chairs PDG Dennis Miller and RC Allen King will present this session and answer questions regarding the importance of orientation and retention of our members, new and experienced.

“Improve Service to our Communities”

  • CC Liz will review the Club Excellence Program (CEP) and the importance of this program to every club in the district.

District Let’s Get Together Camping Trip

District – Let’s Get Together Camping Trip for 4-C6.

Where:  Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort, 11407 Dalton Road, Jackson, Ca.  95641

When:  Oct. 5th (Friday) Oct 6th (Saturday) Oct 7th (Sunday) and leave Oct. 8th.

Full hookups!      $45.00 Friday and Saturday – $40.00 Sunday thru Thursday!

Contact:  PCS Jan Miller  –  831-663-1202 or

Please contact me by October 2nd, If you are interested in going!

PCS Jan Miller

Leos Leadership Conference Advisors Meeting

There will be a meeting at the home of Leos Chairs Bob and Val Long on Sunday, August 19 at 1:00 for advisors and anyone interested in helping with the Leos Leadership Conference on October 20th.  Please call Bob or Val at (408) 923-7741 if you will be attending and to get directions to their home.

Willow Glen at San Jose Jazz Fest

Willow Glen Lions Club
San Jose Jazz Summer Fest
August 11, 2012

The Willow Glen Lions Club has been selected to promote their mission and activities at the Community Corner section of the San Jose Jazz Summer Fest located at Market and San Fernando Streets from 12 noon to 8 pm downtown San Jose. Please come visit our booth and enjoy the music of over 100 performers on 12 stages. We are excited to participate in this community outreach event. Parking is available for $5 all day at 5 nearby garages. Admission is $20 for the day.

For more information:
Helen Tindall
(408) 599-8975